Things to See and Do While Staying at Secrets St James Montego Bay

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There are a number of ways to occupy your time in Jamaica, and the Secrets St James Montego Bay can introduce you to some of the most popular pastimes available in the surrounding coastal region. This location provides an impressive range of recreational possibilities, ensuring you'll have lots of exciting activities to pick from throughout your vacation.

Because the resort has a total of 5 pools on-site, you'll probably have no trouble locating enough space to sun tan or relax in the shade. This accommodation is located adjacent to the sea, meaning that there are plenty of options when it comes time to spend time in the water during your stay. If you're not fond of swimming, the site's whirlpool provides a different way to enjoy the water.

Fitness nuts won't need to put their workout routines on pause at this location; there is an on-site workout facility for health-conscious guests.


This resort is a perfect fit for tennis fanatics, considering vacationers staying here can enjoy a match during their vacations using the on-site facilities. Guests will find 2 courts on this property. Guests may also set up evening matches on a lit tennis court. With an on-site tennis pro available to help, you can get personal, professional advice about your game.

Seeking more options like this? You might want to check out similar accommodations, like Sandals Montego Bay and Sandals Carlyle.


Though Secrets St James Montego Bay does not have a golf course, the on-site staff may be able to assist you in scheduling a tee time nearby. Courses nearby include White Witch Course, Tryall Golf Course, and Half Moon Golf Course. Each is within eight and a half miles and the most proximate of the group, Tryall Golf Course, is only a taxi trip away. You'll find a total of 18 holes at this course. The course is a par 72, with a total length of 6228 yards. For golfers who want to learn more, contact the course at (876) 956-5660.


A trip to Jamaica can be the perfect opportunity to try your hand at a new recreational sport. There are several options available, so you can be sure to find a watersport that you can enjoy, even if it's your first time. The following list shows the watersports offered at Secrets St James Montego Bay:

  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Secrets St James Montego Bay is one locale where you can stay with your family, despite the fact that you probably won't find a good deal of activities planned for youngsters. If you are looking for a hotel to stay with specific perks that help make your vacation even more family-centric, take a look at these properties recommended for families.

This resort is adults-only.

The property is equipped with a game room, an enjoyable diversion for guests of all ages.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Many of the guests here get to see a live show during their stay, which means that staying onsite for the evening can be as thrilling as a night on the town. Entertainment is typically hosted 7 days per week. Needless to say, the frequency may vary. If you'd like to obtain additional details, check with the front desk at (809) 468-2151.

The property also has multiple bars, which provide the perfect excuse to explore all areas of the property.

Additionally, you will find a number of nearby accommodations with a small selection of after-dark activities. For something a little different than what you might find at your own lodgings location, check out the nightlife at the options in the following table:

Accommodations near the Secrets St James Montego Bay with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay All Inclusive 1.6 mi. West-Southwest of Downtown Montego Bay 10 check
Sunset Beach Resort & Spa 1.6 mi. West-Southwest of Downtown Montego Bay 6 check
Emerald Escape Beach Resort 2.9 mi. South West of Central Montego Bay 1 --
Harbour Way Downtown Montego Bay -- --
Altamont West Hotel 0.5 mi. Northwest of Downtown Montego Bay -- --
Blue Harbour Hotel 0.4 mi. North of Downtown Montego Bay 2 --
Coral Cliff Hotel 0.8 mi. Northwest of Downtown Montego Bay -- --
Mirabay Resort 0.6 mi. North-Northwest of Downtown Montego Bay -- --
Doctor's Cave Beach Hotel 0.9 mi. North-Northwest of Downtown Montego Bay 1 --
Villa Royall 0.7 mi. Southeast of Downtown Montego Bay 1 --
Big Apple Hotel 0.4 mi. East of Downtown Montego Bay -- --
El Greco Resort 0.9 mi. North of Downtown Montego Bay -- --

There is also a casino on the property, which is a great place to meet before dinner, or hang out all night. Also located nearby is another casino location worth visiting, the Treasure Hunt Montego Bay.


Not all sites in Jamaica have a spa on the premises, but Secrets St James Montego Bay is one of the pleasant properties that can provide their guests a convenient, calming way to get properly pampered. This list has some of the spa services that are available:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool


The salon on-site offers a convenient way to take a couple inches off before a special dinner or night of entertainment.

On top of the activities available on-site, vacationers who enjoy getting out 'n' about will not find a lack of exciting things to do and see in Jamaica. Whether you'd rather lay out on the beach or enjoy a round or two of golf, you will find plenty of other options for recreation in the region. Click these articles to learn more regarding riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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